Principal Software Engineer Salaries in Austin, TX

Salary estimated from 40 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: July 28, 2018
Average in Austin, TX
$123,042 per year
12% Below national average
  • Most Reported
$62,000
$199,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Principal Software Engineer make in Austin, TX?

The average salary for a Principal Software Engineer is $123,042 per year in Austin, TX, which is 12% below the national average. Salary estimates are based on 40 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Principal Software Engineer employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Principal Software Engineer is 4-6 years.
Principal Software Engineer salaries by company in Austin, TX
CompanyAverage salary
$150,000 per year
$124,655 per year
$119,356 per year
$120,000 per year
$118,989 per year
$142,248 per year
$124,602 per year
$123,656 per year
$119,538 per year
Principal Software Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$138,112 per year
$117,226 per year
$136,607 per year
$117,857 per year
$117,073 per year

Principal Software Engineer job openings

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Microsoft
Austin, TX
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Microsoft
Austin, TX
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ARRIS Group, Inc.
Austin, TX
Principal Software Engineer jobs in Austin, TX